Fat Margaret Museum and Visitor Centre

Welcome to the Fat Margaret Museum and Visitor Centre!

Listed in UNESCO heritage, the complex provides an overview of maritime trade, agencies, and navigation in the Middle Ages, as well as in the era of sailing, steam, and motor ships. There is a total of 1,000 m² of exhibition space. The star exhibit is the 700-year-old Koge wreck found in Kadriorg in 2015. There are about 70 ship models out of which 17 have been created specifically for the exhibition, nearly 700 items, and 50 digital and hands-on solutions.

Welcome to the Fat Margaret Museum and Visitor Centre!

Listed in UNESCO heritage, the complex provides an overview of maritime trade, agencies, and navigation in the Middle Ages, as well as in the era of sailing, steam, and motor ships. Ther

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  • Unusual tower

    The stumpy tower and fine historic ancient gate are attractive to see if you appreciate the history of the town. The tower houses the city’s maritime museum which is worth visiting if you find...

  • Unmissable on walk in

    Walking in from the cruise port you can't miss this building it stands at the entrance to the old town. There was a fantastic warning sign on the fencing when we were there so good had to take photo...

  • Recommend. Good

    One of the Tallinn most noted and famous attraction. Certainly Recommend. However, it is at the end of Long Pikk and could be missed if you are short of time.


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